Qualifier 20.1 - THE STRATEGY

8 min AMRAP, with a continuously running clock complete:

  • Workout 1A: 100 wall balls

  • Workout 1B: remaining time, max. reps power snatch, pick load


RX’d – Ages 14-65+: 

  • Men throw 9 kg (20 lb.) ball to 10-ft. target 

  • Women throw 6 kg (14 lb.) ball to 9-ft. target

RX’d – Teenagers 12-13: 

  • Boys throw 6 kg (14 lb.) ball to 9-ft. target 

  • Girls throw 4 kg (10 lb.) ball to 8-ft. target


Scaled: see Movement Standards on scorecard


Workout 1A

The workout begins with the medicine ball on the ground and athlete standing tall. After the call of “3, 2, 1… go,” the athlete will pick up the ball and perform the 100 wall-ball shots. 

Note your tiebreak!
Tiebreak = score Qualifier 1A

After 100 reps are completed, the athlete will directly move to the barbell for performing power snatches. There is NO rest, between workout A & B, the clock continues to run. The athlete will directly continue to the second part of the workout:

Workout 1B

Within the remaining time perform as many reps of power snatches. Pick & prepare your load before starting workout A, changing the plates on the barbell during the workout is not allowed. 

Weight x number of reps = score Qualifier 1B  
So be smart! :-)

Equipment preparation

  • Medicine ball of appropriate weight for your age group, RX’d/Scaled

  • Check target height appropriate for your age group,  RX’d/Scaled

  • 1 barbell & plates*, pick any load before starting, changing weights during the workout is not permitted

  • Running clock, 8 minutes counting up

* the official weights are in kilograms, if you have access to lbs plates only, please use the following formula:
Lbs to kilograms: multiply by 0.454